Guatemala :
Community experience

Tour in detail

> 12 days - 11 nights

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ROUTE

Day 1: Fly to Guatemala City – San Juan del Obispo

  • Welcome to the airport and transfert to San Juan del Obispo
  • Meet your host family

Day 2: San Juan del Obispo - Antigua

  • Participate in a community project
  • Take an orientation tour of Antigua

Day 3: San Juan del Obispo

  • Participate in a community project
  • Attend a pinata-making workshop

Day 4: San Juan del Obispo – Alotenango

  • Participate in cultural exchange with children from a neighbouring community
  • Take a dance class (salsa and merengue)

Day 5: Pacaya Volcano

  • Visit the slopes of the Pacaya Volcano
  • Return to your host family for the evening

Day 6: San Juan del Obispo

  • Participate in a community project
  • Take a cooking workshop with local families
  • Play a sports match

Day 7: Iximche - Lake Atitlan

  • Visit the Mayan ruins of Iximché
  • Continue to Lake Atitlan
  • Get settled at a comfortable hotel in Panajachel

Day 8: Lake Atitlan - San Juan la Laguna

  • Take a boat excursion to discover Lake Atitlan
  • Get settled in a hotel in one of the Lake villages

Day 9: San Juan La Laguna

  • Participate in a reforestation project
  • Visit a women's cooperative

Day 10: San Juan la Laguna - Panajachel

  • Return to Panajachel
  • Visit the Atitlan Natural Reserve
  • Get settled in your hotel

Day 11: Chichicastenango - Guatemala City

  • Visit the impressive Chichicastenango market
  • Travel to the hotel in Guatemala City

Day 12: Fly back home

The package include:

  • Return flight to Montreal/Toronto, including taxes.
  • Bus transportation for all excursions.
  • Meet and greet at Guatemala city airport
  • 8 nights homestay accomodation
  • 3 nights in 2-3 star hotels
  • All meals.
  • Services of a professional English speaking guide.
  • Visits and admission to the attractions listed in the itinerary.
  • 24-hour emergency assistance from Voyages Objectif Terre
  • The 0.10% contribution to the travel agent’s collective security fund.
  • Free trip for organizers at a rate of 1 per 10 paying participants